Vanderbilt Political Review

Is Now the Time for SCOTUS to Legalize Gay Marriage?


November 28, 2012

Amidst the rapidly changing tide of public opinion toward gay marriage, the Supreme Court will finally decide whether or not to confront the constitutionality of same-sex marriage this Friday, November 30. A number of cases have...

Fisher v. Texas: Affirmative Action Reexamined


October 30, 2012

On October 10, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments for Fisher v. Texas, a high-profile affirmative action case with the potential to outlaw the use of race in college admissions decisions for both public and private institut...

Historic Term for the Supreme Court


October 8, 2012

Affirmative action, same-sex marriage, and voting rights are just a few of the explosive issues on the Supreme Court’s docket this upcoming term. Although the nation has recently been focused on the upcoming presidential election,...

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